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(updated 15 April 2017)

LOCAL PROJECT TEAMS


AUSTRIA

Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art, Vienna
Project curator: Barbara KARL


AZERBAIJAN

Azerbaijan National Museum of Art Baku
Project curator: Amina MELIKOVA
Assistant curator: Emin SULEYMANOV


CANADA

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal
Project curator: Laura VIGO
Assistant curator: Shirin SAHFIEE
Cataloguer: Natalie VANIER
Photographers: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
Translations: Kathleen PUTNAM and Lucie CHEVALIER


CROATIA

Museum of Arts and Crafts, Zagreb
Project curator: Andrea KLOBUCAR
Photographer: Srecko BUDEK
Translator: Petra MILOVAC


GERMANY

Museum of Islamic Art at the Pergamon Museum, States Museum, Berlin
Project curator: Annette BESELIN
Photographers: J.P. ANDERS, Ingrid GESKE, Georg NIEDERMEISSER.


GREECE

Benaki Museum, Athens
Project Curator: Mina MORAITOU
Authors: Mina MORAITOU, Anastasia OZOLINE, Julia THEOLOGOU


HUNGARY

Esterháza Centre for Culture, Research and Festivals, Fertőd
Project coordination: Terézia BARDI
Author: Emese PÁSZTOR


ITALY

MIBACT | Borghese Gallery, Roma
Project curator: Marina MINOZZI

MIBACT | Museum of Capodimonte, Naples
Project coordination: Ornella AGRILLO
Project curators: Linda MARTINO (selection of items); Maria Rosaria SANSONE (author); Giovanna GARRAFFA (author)
Photographer: LABORATORIO FOTOGRAFICO DEL POLO MUSEALE DELLA CAMPANIA
Translator: Giovanna GARRAFFA


JORDAN

Heading institution: Greater Amman Municipality
Project coordination: Nisreen ALARAJ, Rula KHASHMAN (Greater Amman Municipality); Mohammad NAJJAR (MWNF)
Curators and authors: Halima AL QA’DAN (Jordan River Foundation, Bani Hamida Weaving Project); Samia KHOURI (Department of Antiquities); Najd SWEIDAN (The Jordan Museum)


POLAND

National Museum in Kraków – MNK, Kraków
Curator: Joanna Regina KOWALSKA
Photographer: Photographic Studio of the National Museum in Kraków (Paweł CZERNICKI, Karol KOWALIK, Przemysław STANEK); Textile Conservation Studio of the National Museum in Kraków (Paweł PIECHNIK, textile curator)


PORTUGAL

Heading institution: CHAM - Centro de História d'Aquém e d'Além-Mar (Portuguese Centre for Global History)
Project coordination: Maria João FERREIRA (CHAM), Cristina CORREIA (MWNF)
Project curators: Maria João FERREIRA (selection of items and author) in collaboration with:
Authors: Conceição AMARAL, Filipa COELHO, Maria João DE MELO, Pedro Miguel FERRÃO, Cátia FERREIRA, Vera FINO, Ana KOL, Fernando MONTESINOS, Alexandre PAIS, Clara SERRA
Photographers: EMIGUS, Pedro FERREIRA, Angelo HORNAK, Carlos MONTEIRO, Luisa OLIVEIRA, José PESSOA, Jorge ROCHA, João Paulo RUAS, Arnaldo SOARES
Translator: Lily Farlan Kingston CHADWICK


QATAR

Museum of Islamic Art, Doha
Project curator: Mounia CHEKHAB-ABUDAYA
Assistant curator: Julia TUGWELL
Photographers: Lois LAMMERHUBER, Marc PELLETREAU


ROMANIA

The National Museum of Art of Romania, Bucharest
Project curator: Mircea DUNCA
Photographers: Costin MIROI, Marius PREDA, Alexandru MARGINEA,
Translator: Victoria GHEORGHITA


SERBIA

Museum of Applied Art, Belgrade
Project curator: Draginja MASKARELI
Photographers: Hranislav MIRKOVIĆ, Veselin MILUNOVIĆ, Radomir ŽIVKOVIĆ, Oliver CVIJOVIĆ


SPAIN

National Museum of Decorative Arts, Madrid
Project curator: Mª Dolores VILA TEJERO
Photographer: María Jesús DEL AMO, Museo Nacional de Artes Decorativas


TURKEY

Heading institution, project coordination, elaboration of texts and images:
Ministry of Culture and Tourism, General Directory of Cultural Heritage and Museums and the museums associated with it


UNITED KINGDOM

Glasgow Museums, Glasgow
Project curator: Noorah AL-GAILANI
Photographers: Glasgow Museums


UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Shangri La, Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art, Honolulu, Hawai’i
Project coordination: Bethany BANNISTER-ANDREWS
Project curator: Sharon TOMLINSON
Photographer: David FRANZEN

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, Washington D.C.
Project coordinator and curator: Sumru Belger KRODY, Senior Curator
Photography coordinator: Tessa LUMMIS, Associate Registrar
Photographers: Franko KHOURY, Renée COMET, Neil GREENTREE 


MWNF TEAM

Eva SCHUBERT (idea and overall coordination)
Maria-Francesca CARVELLI (coordination editorial frame and upload)
Mandi GOMEZ (copy-editor)
Lisa KELMAN (copy-editor, project summary)
Saurav KUMAR (web development)
Pascal HAVELANGE (database and web development supervision)
Cristina CORREIA (coordination Portugal)
Mohammad NAJJAR (coordination Jordan)


LOCAL PROJECT TEAMS

AUSTRIA

Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art, Vienna

Project curator: Barbara KARL

AZERBAIJAN

Azerbaijan National Museum of Art Baku

Project curator: Amina MELIKOVA

Assistant curator: Emin SULEYMANOV

CANADA

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal

Project curator: Laura VIGO

Assistant curator: Shirin SAHFIEE 

Cataloguer: Natalie VANIER

Photographers: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Translations: Kathleen PUTNAM and Lucie CHEVALIER

CROATIA

Museum of Arts and Crafts, Zagreb

Project curator: Andrea KLOBUCAR

Photographer: Srecko BUDEK

Translator: Petra MILOVAC

GERMANY

Museum of Islamic Art at the Pergamon Museum, States Museum, Berlin

Project curator: Annette BESELIN

Photographers: J.P. ANDERS, Ingrid GESKE, Georg NIEDERMEISSER.

GREECE

Benaki Museum, Athens

Project Curator: Mina MORAITOU

Authors: Mina MORAITOU, Anastasia OZOLINE, Julia THEOLOGOU

HUNGARY

Esterháza Centre for Culture, Research and Festivals, Fertőd

Project coordination: Terézia BARDI

Author: Emese PÁSZTOR

ITALY

MIBACT | Borghese Gallery, Roma

Project curator: Marina MINOZZI


MIBACT | Museum of Capodimonte, Naples

Project coordination: Ornella AGRILLO

Project curators: Linda MARTINO (selection of items); Maria Rosaria SANSONE (author); Giovanna GARRAFFA (author)

Photographer: LABORATORIO FOTOGRAFICO DEL POLO MUSEALE DELLA CAMPANIA

Translator: Giovanna GARRAFFA

JORDAN

Heading institution: Greater Amman Municipality

Project coordination: Nisreen ALARAJ, Rula KHASHMAN (Greater Amman Municipality); Mohammad NAJJAR (MWNF)

Curators and authors: Halima AL QA’DAN (Jordan River Foundation, Bani Hamida Weaving Project); Samia KHOURI (Department of Antiquities); Najd SWEIDAN (The Jordan Museum)

POLAND

National Museum in Kraków – MNK, Kraków

Curator: Joanna Regina KOWALSKA

Photographer: Photographic Studio of the National Museum in Kraków (Paweł CZERNICKI, Karol KOWALIK, Przemysław STANEK); Textile Conservation Studio of the National Museum in Kraków (Paweł PIECHNIK, textile curator)

PORTUGAL

Heading institution: CHAM - Centro de História d'Aquém e d'Além-Mar (Portuguese Centre for Global History)

Project coordination: Maria João FERREIRA (CHAM), Cristina CORREIA (MWNF)

Project curators: Maria João FERREIRA (selection of items and author) in collaboration with:

Authors: Conceição AMARAL, Filipa COELHO, Maria João DE MELO, Pedro Miguel FERRÃO, Cátia FERREIRA, Vera FINO, Ana KOL, Fernando MONTESINOS, Alexandre PAIS, Clara SERRA

Photographers: EMIGUS, Pedro FERREIRA, Angelo HORNAK, Carlos MONTEIRO, Luisa OLIVEIRA, José PESSOA, Jorge ROCHA, João Paulo RUAS, Arnaldo SOARES

Translator: Lily Farlan Kingston CHADWICK

QATAR

Museum of Islamic Art, Doha

Project curator: Mounia CHEKHAB-ABUDAYA

Assistant curator: Julia TUGWELL

Photographers: Lois LAMMERHUBER, Marc PELLETREAU

ROMANIA

The National Museum of Art of Romania, Bucharest

Project curator: Mircea DUNCA

Photographers: Costin MIROI, Marius PREDA, Alexandru MARGINEA,

Translator: Victoria GHEORGHITA

SERBIA

Museum of Applied Art, Belgrade

Project curator: Draginja MASKARELI

Photographers: Hranislav MIRKOVIĆ, Veselin MILUNOVIĆ, Radomir ŽIVKOVIĆ, Oliver CVIJOVIĆ

SPAIN

National Museum of Decorative Arts, Madrid

Project curator: Mª Dolores VILA TEJERO

Photographer: María Jesús DEL AMO, Museo Nacional de Artes Decorativas

TURKEY

Heading institution, project coordination, elaboration of texts and images:

Ministry of Culture and Tourism, General Directory of Cultural Heritage and Museums and the museums associated with it

UNITED KINGDOM

Glasgow Museums, Glasgow

Project curator: Noorah AL-GAILANI

Photographers: Glasgow Museums

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Shangri La, Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art, Honolulu, Hawai’i

Project coordination: Bethany BANNISTER-ANDREWS

Project curator: Sharon TOMLINSON

Photographer: David FRANZEN


The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, Washington D.C.

Project coordinator and curator: Sumru Belger KRODY, Senior Curator

Photography coordinator: Tessa LUMMIS, Associate Registrar

Photographers: Franko KHOURY, Renée COMET, Neil GREENTREE 


For entries from previous projects please refer to:

Credits Discover Islamic Art: http://www.discoverislamicart.org/mwnf_credit.php

Credits Discover Baroque Art: http://www.discoverbaroqueart.org/mwnf_credit.php

Credits Sharing History: http://www.sharinghistory.org/about_team.php

MWNF Team

Eva SCHUBERT (idea and overall coordination)

Maria-Francesca CARVELLI (coordination editorial frame and upload)

Mandi GOMEZ (copy-editor)

Lisa KELMAN (copy-editor, project summary)

Saurav KUMAR (web development)

Pascal HAVELANGE (database and web development supervision)

Cristina CORREIA (coordination Portugal)

Mohammad NAJJAR (coordination Jordan)